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Species Pseudodibolia opima

Pseudodibolia opima (LeConte) - Pseudodibolia opima Pseudodibolia opima (LeConte) - Pseudodibolia opima Pseudodibolia - Pseudodibolia opima Pseudodibolia - Pseudodibolia opima
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Alticini (Flea Beetles)
Genus Pseudodibolia
Species opima (Pseudodibolia opima)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudodibolia opima (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Sphaeroderma opima LeConte, 1878
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex. (1)
Identification
Destinctive serate outer margin on hind tibia: (1)
Range
TX-FL-MD-IL (2)
Food
Carolina wild petunia - Ruellia caroliniensis (Acanthaceae) (3)
Remarks
Type Locality: North Carolona
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1878. Additional descriptions of new species. In: E.A. Schwarz. The Coleoptera of Florida. Proc. American Phil. Soc. 17: 353-472.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
3.Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada
Clark et al. 2004. Coleopterists Society, Special Publication no. 2, 476 pp.